A 68-Pounder Lancaster Gun In The Battery. It Was A British Rifled Muzzle-loadi ...
Stockphoto ID: 3722390
File name: ILLU01506.jpg
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Source: photographer Based in: Spain
Description: A 68-Pounder Lancaster gun in the battery. It was a British rifled muzzle-loading cannon of the 1850s that fired a 68-pound shell. The cannon was designed with an oval bore and had a range of about 6500 yards, annoyingly the gun had a tendency to burst.